PDF | Seminar Presentation. Analysis of the views of Pakistan and India on Kishanganga Dam based on Indus Waters Treaty. The construction and official inauguration of Kishanganga dam is a violation of Indus Pakistan cries foul over India’s bid to inaugurate Kishenganga dam. Background. India began construction of the US$ million Kishanganga hydroelectric project (KHEP) in The Kishanganga, as the river.

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Bangladesh is never short of water,infact it suffers from flooding every alternate year. Dear reader, online ads enable us to deliver the journalism you value. Obviously we need water for our agro economy we must do now. Pakistan should build a dam to divert the water going to Indian side before re-entering into Pakistan.

The tunnel is received by a surge chamber before sending water to the underground power house which contains 3 x MW Pelton turbine -generators. Remember Kashmir belongs to Pakistan. Retrieved 15 April Please support us by taking a kishangnga to turn off Adblock on Dawn.

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Retrieved 2 November Dear reader, please upgrade to dxm latest version of IE to have a better reading experience. Pakistan had protested the inauguration claiming that the project on a river flowing into Pakistan will disrupt water supplies. China does not go around asking the world who has control over Brahmaputra which flows through Tibet, India and Bangladesh.

It is stipulated by the CoA that India shall release 9 cumecs nearly million cubic meters in a year for the purpose of environmental flows in to the river to reach Pakistan territory. But, India says the project design was well within parameters of the treaty.


The dam kishangahga located in a gorge, and is not in the direct line of fire. The river originates on the Indian side of Kashmir and then enters Pakistani side of Kashmir.

Forget Kashmir, let’s look into our waters first. The dam is equipped with lower level orifice spillway to transfer flood water as well as the silt to the down stream for not to affect power generation reliability and the operating life.

It’s going to benefit Kashmiris. It’s allowing too much to run off its hands. During the meetings, held at Pakistan’s request to discuss issues regarding the Indus Waters Treaty and opportunities within the treaty to seek an amicable resolution, “several procedural options” for resolving the disagreement over the interpretation of the treaty’s provisions were discussed, the Bank said.

As the draw down flushing to remove the sediment from the reservoir is not permitted, initially the sediment accumulation in reservoir would be at faster pace. We have sent you a verification email. The xam is wide enough to cause flooding at a discharge of about 2, cumec cubic metres per second.

Kishanganga Hydroelectric Plant

And India should reciprocate that too. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter. Charges against me a product of malicious, vindictive campaign: Map all coordinates using: What steps did Pakistan take to stop India from building the Kishanganga dam?

Retrieved 18 November The dimensions of human misery Downstream of the Kishanganga dam, the river is taking U-turn to enter in to the Pakistan territory. So never dare that for your own good. The dam will give India control over a river that flows from Pakistan into India-held Kashmir and then re-enters Pakistan. Author has summarized well.

During the meeting, the international body failed to reach an agreement with Pakistan to address the latter’s concerns regarding the Indus Waters Treaty with India. Of the 27 villages in Gurez, only six are located downstream along the banks of the Kishanganga, and all have been shifted uphill due to the dam. India should throw this treaty out. If world knows India is unreliable why is it not kisuanganga with Pakistan. Pakistan has alleged that the construction of the Kishanganga dam over the waters flowing in the western rivers is a violation of Indus Water Treaty as it alters the course of the river but also kishangang the water level of rivers flowing into Pakistan.


The meeting came days after India inaugurated the Kishanganga hydroelectric project in Jammu and Kashmir. Home Explained In Kishanganga dam security, more than Pakistan shelling, sabotage a concern. Kiehanganga u understand the condition of the plebblicide?

In Kishanganga dam security, more than Pakistan shelling, sabotage a concern

He said Islamabad has been effectively raising the issue of India’s Kishanganga project to resolve it through a dispute resolution mechanism provided by the pact. Chabbar port built sub standardly by India borrowimh money, will be kisanganga over by China for free.

Frustrated indian, Modi will soon go backward steps. Express Explained Jammu and Kashmir. The tests revealed high concentration of dissolved solids and unsafe alkaline levels in kishxnganga water.

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